This workshop teaches the art of sharpening your hand tools, focussing on spoon carving tools including knives, crook knives and carving axes. This ticket is for a group of four adults. You will learn to sharpen tools that we provide, or you can bring along your own tools that need sharpening. Stephen, your tutor, has been carving for over 30 years and has a wealth of experience and knowledge in this field. You will be supported throughout and he will be on hand with advice on the best kind of tools to buy. There will also be the opportunity to buy some during the session.

What's included in the price?

All materials and tools necessary for learning the art of sharpening hand tools will be provided. Bring your own tools if you have them.


2 hours

Cancellation policy

Non-refundable - Refunds are not available



Creative Nature HQ

with Craft Courses since 2018

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Creative Nature HQ is a London based creative space that offers a range of craft courses that help to develop new skills and a knowledge of a wide variety of natural materials and processes. These activities can help deepen a sense of well-being through connection to natural materials and simple repetitive actions. My name is Stephen Stockbridge, I run Creative Nature HQ, I'm a trained sculptor and worked as an engineer. I have over 30 years of experience professionally making and teaching.

Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Suitable for all abilities
  • Evenings
  • Public transport
  • Parking provided
  • Engagement, birthdays & anniversaries
  • Corporate days out & team building
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Thames-Side Studios, Unit TW-008, Harrington Way, , , London, SE18 5NR